Independence Plus Initiative

MONTANA

Target Population

Persons with disabilities.

Severe disabilities: Yes.

Geographic Focus

Statewide after pilot in two sites (including one Indian Nation).

Primary Focus

Goals, Objectives, and Activities

Goal: Plan for development of cash and counseling model.

Objectives/Activities

Goal: Develop person-centered planning components of cash and counseling model.

Objectives/Activities

Goal: Develop individual budgeting component of cash and counseling model.

Objectives/Activities

Goal: Develop financial management service component of cash and counseling model.

Objectives/Activities

Goal: Develop support brokerage process component of cash and counseling model.

Objectives/Activities

Goal: Develop participant protection component of cash and counseling model.

Objectives/Activities

Goal: Implement cash and counseling pilot program and evaluate the pilot.

Objectives/Activities

Key Activities and Products

Consumer Partners and their Involvement in Implementation Activities

Public and Private Partners and their Involvement in Implementation Activities

Public Partners

Private Partners

Advisory Body, Committee, or Task Force

Formative/Process Evaluation Activities

Summative/Outcome Evaluation Activities

At the conclusion of the grant period, an outcome evaluation and a recommendation report will be completed.

Strategies to Ensure Sustainability